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Occupational Therapist Grade 1 - Rotational 1

  • Alfred Health Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Closes in 3 days
    Published on 13 Sep 2019
  • Job no: 22329
  • Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Occupational Therapy

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.




  • Grade 1 New Graduate Occupational Therapist- 2 x rotational positions
  • Fixed term (until September 2021), full time (40 hrs per week with ADO accrual)

Alfred Health Occupational Therapy Service

Alfred Health - Occupational Therapy Services operates across The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham Hospitals, with clinical services aligned to Alfred Health strategic goals and operational performance targets.

The Occupational Therapy Service is committed to the provision of high quality, evidence-based care, and strongly values professional development and clinical supervision.   Clinical service provision is focused on inpatient acute, rehabilitation and aged care streams, for diverse patient populations including emergency, general medicine, surgical, orthopaedic, neurological, trauma, spinal, amputee and burns/plastics specialty units.

The Role:

The Occupational Therapist - Grade 1 New Graduate (Rotational) is responsible for the provision of Occupational Therapy Services within a designated clinical caseload, appropriate to their level of experience and competency.  Six monthly rotational positions will cover ABI, rehabilitation and aged care caseloads at the Caulfield site, as well as the acute Occupational Therapy Service at The Alfred and Community Rehabilitation Program (Caulfield). 


We are looking for 2 x enthusiastic, dynamic and skilled new graduate occupational therapists to provide high quality assessment and management of patients within the acute and rehab sectors.

Role description and expected skill set outlined in the position summary attached.

The new graduate positions are open to qualified occupational therapists with 6 months experience or less. Rotations will commence in the general medicine acute stream and the ABI inpatient rehabilitation stream. Previous university placement or experience in these areas would be desirable.

Staff Benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Discount Health Insurance
  • Onsite Gym
  • Child care services

Alfred Health’s Occupational Therapy Service provides you with access to regular clinical supervision, opportunities for continued professional development and being part of a friendly and supportive team.


For further information regarding the rotational new graduate positions please contact:

Emma Wilson (ABI Senior Occupational Therapist- P: 9076 7423) or

Chelsea Baxter (Occupational Therapy Acute General Medicine Stream Leader- P: 0448 628 593).


Interviews and appointment to the positions will be held shortly following the close of applications. 


Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au

  • Closes in 3 days - 21 Sep 2019
  • Published on 13 Sep 2019, 2:00 PM